Convention canceled for 2020

By Ryan Gunterman IHSPA Executive Director Dear Indiana scholastic journalism family, I am very sorry to announce that the 2020 IHSPA state convention has been canceled due to the COVID-19 ...

Contest site for 2020 Harvey Awards now open

Schools may now submit 2019-2020 content in the Rowena Harvey Awards contests, including three new broadcast categories, by visiting the Better BNC contest site and following these instructions: • Select ...

Yearbook advising in uncertain times

By Ada Clark Mooresville HS Yearbook Adviser IHSPA Executive Board President To my friends & fellow yearbook advisers, If you are a fall adviser, we are a dying breed. I ...

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Yearbook finalists showcase 23 Indiana schools

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 21, 2020 The Indiana High School Press Association ...

Additions, revisions made to Hoosier Star

By Ryan Gunterman IHSPA Executive Director The Indiana High School Press Association ...

COLUMN: The true cost of censorship

By Anu Nattam Student Journalist Plainfield High School Earlier this year, five ...

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2020 newspaper finalists revealed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 15, 2020 The Indiana High School Press Association is proud to announce the finalists for the 2020 newspaper Hoosier Star Award. IHSPA provides this opportunity for annual critique as a way for staffs to gain detailed feedback about their publication. Because our judges are able to provide specific comments on a number […]

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Celebrate seniors with Hadley Honor Roll

By Ryan Gunterman IHSPA Executive Director Not only am I asking Hoosier student media advisers to continue submitting names for the Diana Hadley Honor Roll, I’m requesting they increase the number of individuals for inclusion within the 2020 class. This annual recognition is presented to scholastic journalists who have displayed journalistic excellence while adhering to […]

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IHSPA seeks distance learning ideas

With Gov. Eric Holcomb announcing all Indiana schools will be closed until at least May 1 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the state’s teachers and students face more than five weeks of non-traditional learning via distance education platforms. These are circumstances Hoosiers have never faced, so IHSPA would like to create a collection of successful […]

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